Intro to CCAD
Interested in art and design school? Find out why CCAD is the school to get your art and design career launched.
JUSTIN MARIMON â€™13 Advertising & Graphic Design MAJOR Columbus College of Art & Design Discover what you love, quicker Get to your major, right away It’s your major, your future, your life. At CCAD, you’ll start courses and get experience in your major right away. We challenge you to dive right in and reap the benefits of an early start. You’ll have more skill, more savvy, and more time doing what you love. JASON KOCHERAN ’14 ADVERTISING & GRAPHIC DESIGN MAJOR animation program in THE MIDWEST —animation career review for his work on One Direction’s 2012 hit “What Makes You Beautiful” 2 MTV VMAs MindMarket business incubator THE FASHION DESIGN PROGRAM ranks the ONLY art & design school with a John Urbano ’96 won Monsters University which grossed $82.9 million in its opening weekend Dan Scanlon ’98 directed and cowrote TOP 10 top 20 in the world In the U.S. 92 % of art graduates hold jobs that match their goals Highest ROI Colleges in Ohio 2013 (out of over 300 schools) Ranked in U.S. Center of Excellence for Toon Boom animation software CCAD was Named the only 5 OSCAR NOMINATIONS (and one win!) EARNED BY ALUMNI IN 2013 best U.S. cities for new college grads TOP 10 AN ANNUAL AVERAGE OF Columbus is IN the 5 6 to The creative economy is growing % per year, with jobs for artists and designers increasing 42% by 2018 $100,000 in revenue to student artists at CCAD Art Fairs The CCAD MindMarket Get a clear advantage, now The CCAD MindMarket This is where you get a clear advantage. The CCAD MindMarket is the only laboratory of it’s kind in the United States. Here, you’ll have a chance to work through real world design challenges alongside faculty and outside experts in the field. It might take a weekend. It might take a semester. It will surely take everything you have. And it will be worth it. You’ll work with clients like P & G, blank and blank. You’ll even have a chance to incubate your own startup business with close guidance and support—and yes, you can take it with you when you graduate. 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Live At CCAD, you’ll live in a close-knit community surrounded by eight distinct cultural districts that bring people in from all over for art, food, and festivals. At CCAD, we want every student to have an opportunity to pursue their PASSION, regardless of their means. On Campus Design Square Apartments More than New apartment-style living with walls of glass and private bedrooms for four Schottenstein Hall Suites with two bedrooms, private bathrooms, and a common area Off Campus Many of our upper-level students live in adjacent neighborhoods. Columbus is one of the top 10 creative scenes in the country. Forbes says we’re one of the 15 most affordable cities in the U.S. $16.5 MILLION in scholarships offered of students get financial aid, WITH AN Average amount OF ALMOST Eat On or off campus, you’ll eat like a foodie. Our dining hall is new and beautiful—and the food is seriously delicious. Not to mention we’re just a few blocks from more than 165 restaurants, pubs, and clubs in downtown alone. Grab a coffee or smoothie—or dine café style in our Student Center. Late nights, you’ll find more than 50 food trucks prowling the city streets. 98% $19,000 Room and Meal Plans $6,700–$11,000 per year 2013-2014 expenses and aid Tuition $28,872 per year $14,436 per semester (12–18 credit hours) SCHOLARSHIPS CCAD Scholarships Scholastic Art Awards Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition YoungArts National Art Honor Society I Know I Can Founders’ Scholarship Battelle Scholarship Play Of course, there’s lots to do on campus. But off campus, you’ll find that daily life is easy and people are friendly. And young: Columbus is one of the nation’s largest college towns, so there’s lots of rule-bending energy, big thinking, and stuff to do. Enjoy live music nightly with 20 or 20,000 friends at dozens of nearby venues. For shopping, go local or go big—all within a few miles of campus. GRANTS Federal Pell Grant Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant State Grants CCAD Grants Admissions 60 Cleveland Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43215 MATT HOUSTON ’13 ILLUSTRATION MAJOR (Here you’ll find both.) Learn more or come visit: 614.222.3261 www.ccad.edu/admissions DEGREES OFFERED Bachelor of Fine Arts Master of Fine Arts MAJORS Advertising & Graphic Design Animation Cinematic Arts Fashion Design Fine Arts Illustration Industrial Design Interior Design Photography MINORS Art History Art Therapy Copywriting Creative Writing Design History Fashion Design Fine Arts Literature ENROLLMENT 1,334 students 201 full- and part-time faculty 11:1 student-to-faculty ratio Average class size: 14 @CCADedu facebook.com/CCADAdmissions youtube.com/CCADedu @CCADedu